milk fat


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Recent Examples on the Web Less milk fat produced a creamy sauce with a light cheddar flavor. cleveland, 14 July 2021 Our proximity to luscious dairy means ice creams celebrating the best of milk fat, and our proclivity for seasonality means rotating sorbets and gelatos that highlight peak produce. The Chronicle Food Team, San Francisco Chronicle, 17 June 2021 Quore’s gelato contains only 5% milk fat compared to ice cream, which typically tops 20%, adds Armando Lozano, Quore’s chief operating officer. Phillip Valys,, 16 Mar. 2021 Lock pointed out there are many other factors that affect milk fat production beyond one specific feed supplement, such as age, genetics, health, and time of year. Karen Ho, Quartz, 4 Mar. 2021 For now, Canadian milk producers who follow the directive could struggle to meet their quotas without adding more cows or incurring other additional costs to produce the same amount of milk fat. Karen Ho, Quartz, 4 Mar. 2021 All chocolate is inherently plant-based, as cacao grows on trees, but this pairing keeps it pure without any additional milk or milk products (i.e., whey, casein, milk fat, etc.). Kristy Alpert, Better Homes & Gardens, 2 Dec. 2020 Invented in the 1930s, soft serve contains less milk fat and more air than traditional ice cream. Larrisa Beth Turner, The Salt Lake Tribune, 4 Sep. 2020 While compelling evidence on the benefits of additives like prebiotics and probiotics is lacking, one exception is milk fat globule membrane (MFGM), a protein present in breastmilk that contains several important biologically active factors. Susan Reslewic Keatley, New York Times, 18 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of milk fat

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Milk fat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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